Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Harry Porter  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1935 in Bement, Illinois


-- Harry Porter on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=harry+porter


Illinois Connection

Harry Porter was born and raised on a farm just south of Bement. He Graduated from Bement High School. He attended both Eastern Illinois University and Parkland College.

Biographical and Professional Information

Harry was a Country Companies Insurance Agent for 38 years before retiring in 1999.


Published Works Expand for more information


Titles At Your Library

Barns of Illinois: A Pictorial History
ISBN: 1578642051

Walsworth Pub Co. 2003

Rare book


Awards

Harry was honored at the 2005 Illinois Authors Book Fair sponsored by the Illinois Center for the Book and the Illinois State Library in Springfield, Illinois.

Speaking Engagements

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